Morocco: Multiculturalism & Human Rights
Sponsor: School for International Training (SIT)
Location: Rabat, Morocco
Description:Through SIT courses and an independent study project, students examine the diverse forces shaping contemporary Moroccan society, with particular emphasis on ethnicity, culture, and human rights. Students gain or enhance speaking, reading, and writing skills in Modern Standard Arabic, with further language practice of spoken Moroccan Arabic (darija) and an introduction to Berber, the Moroccan Arabic dialect.
Read about Research Abroad for specific requirements for the program’s independent study project.
To apply, Northwestern students must:
- Complete an NU Study Abroad Application by the appropriate deadline
- Complete an SIT application by the program's deadline
Languages: English, Arabic
Language Requirements:None; however, students take an intensive Arabic language class during the program.
Housing:Home stays and hotels/hostels
Estimated costs, Fall 2012
(See the program site for the most updated cost information.)